Troubleshooting A Defective Air Conditioner

Electrical Safety Tips For Homeowners

Residential electrical circuits are generally fairly safe, but that doesn’t mean that they aren’t without some degree of safety risks. With nearly 30,000 electrocution accidents every year, this is a very real concern. Understanding what those safety risks are will help you to protect your home as well as your family. Put Covers On Every […]

Comparing Vented And Ventless Natural Gas Fireplaces

Natural gas fireplaces provide a number of benefits over traditional wooden fireplaces, including the ability to start a fire at the push of a button and reduced overall maintenance. However, there are two main types of natural gas fireplaces – vented and ventless. Like their names would suggest, the main difference between these two types […]

Answering Common Water-Damage Questions

Water damage can be a devastating problem for a homeowner to have to address, but this is an issue that many first-time homeowners may not have the experience needed to address. To help you be better prepared to protect your home against this threat, you will need to be informed about the answers to some […]

Can A Central Air Conditioning System Be Installed In An Older Home?

If you have an older home, then you may think that it would be too much hassle to install a central air conditioning system. Most newer homes with central air conditioning have a variety of ducts and registers that your older home probably wasn’t designed for. However, just because your home wasn’t originally built with […]

3 Signs Your Air Conditioning Unit Is In Need Of Repairs

When you rely on your air conditioner on a daily basis during the summer, the last thing you want is for it to fail completely and leave you roasting at home on a hot day. Luckily, there are usually signs that your air conditioner has a problem, which gives you time to have repairs made […]

Keeping Your Air Conditioning Unit Free Of Pests

If you have an air conditioning unit, you may find that pests like birds, mice, or insects will use it as a makeshift home when it is not being utilized. This is turn will lead to a unit filled with debris from nesting material or waste, causing it to work improperly or spread bacteria when it […]

Getting A Boiler For The Frist Time? 2 Common Problems You Should Know About

A boiler works well to provide heat to your home and you will likely not have many problems with one that is brand new. Over time, however, problems can occur and knowing about these beforehand can be beneficial. Keep reading to learn about two common problems you may come across in the future. Pressure Loss […]

What Should You Do If Your Furnace Is Blowing Cold Air?

If your furnace is blowing cold air, it could be a sign of mechanical malfunction. However, there are many things that can cause this problem, and mechanical failure is only one possibility. Before you call a furnace service repair company, such as Chappel’s Heating & Cooling, to see your unit, perform the following steps to […]

When To Leave Your Air Conditioner And Heater Running

You have more than likely got in the habit of turning off your air conditioner or heater when you are going to be away from home for an extended period of time. However, there are times when you should really consider leaving the unit on when you are going to be gone for a good […]

Evaporator Coil Go Bad? How It Can Affect Your AC & How To Fix It

If you notice that your home’s air conditioning takes too long to cool down your home, it can because the evaporator coil located in your air conditioner is damaged or dirty. As a homeowner, it’s important to understand how this part can affect your HVAC system and how you can fix the problem How A […]